"The latest in Assouline's Cond? Nast Traveler series, this retrospective of the world's premier travel magazine showcases a selection of its most stunning photographs from the past quarter century by renowned photographers such as Helmut Newton, David LaChapelle, and Brigitte Lacombe. From striking works of architecture to lions and elephants, big skies, and compelling portraiture, this anniversary volume is a celebration of the most outstanding travel photography. Featuring 25 exceptional fold-out images and accompanied by essays by notable authors such as Paul Theroux, Luc Sante, and Simon Winchester, plus maps and annotations by the magazine's editors and the photographers themselves, Cond? Nast Traveler Photographs: 25th Anniversary Collection is a photographic celebration sure to spark readers' wanderlust. Since its launch in 1987, Cond? Nast Traveler has been committed to the philosophy of ""Truth in Travel"" in its travel journalism. The magazine has been nominated for twenty-five National Magazine awards, and has won six awards in various categories, including Special Interest, Design, Photography, and General Excellence. Gender: unisex."